Yuri BrigadirCo-Founder/Product Developer
Dolly ScarrCEO Coach, Diversity & Conscience
Remco BergmanAdvisor, Market Discovery & Sales
Tim Johnsen, PhDAdvisor, Data Science & Full-Stack
Daniel PezelyAdvisor, Principal Development
Scott GrantAdvisor, Industrial Design Engineering
Domingo de TorresAdvisor, Marketing & Sales
Francis PilonAdvisor, eCommerce/SaaS
Tito FerradansAdvisor, Content & Storytelling
Yuri Brigadir is an industrial design engineer. He possesses deep prototyping expertise, and is known for presenting practical solutions to tough problems in ways no one ever imagined previously. Yuri speaks four languages, enjoys creating humorous artwork, and can be found rock-climbing BC’s mountain paradise.
Diversity drives competitive commercial innovation. Dolly Scarr is an inspirational diversity leader. Her practice is devoted to facilitating, team-building, and one-on-one coaching. She practices what she teaches and role-models deep authenticity in the workplace. The speed of competitive change can pressure teams to cut corners. When it starts, the cancer spreads. Dolly Scarr’s key task is to be our torch against this darkness. Our goal is to build a progressive healthy team. She helps us stay true.
A Senior Executive with well over 20 years of Business Development and Marketing/Sales experience in Europe and Canada, Remco’s passion is to assist businesses in realizing their strategic visions, to increase revenue streams and to lower operation costs. His business experience, holistic approach to business development and technical skill set is a strong asset to us. Remco’s most significant business achievement to date has been to lead successful restructuring of a $7M company into a lean profit machine. He speaks 3 languages, and loves spending time with family and hiking with the family dog.
Tim Johnsen is a developer, data scientist, earth scientist, and science communicator. A polymath, Tim speaks two languages, possesses deep practical data science expertise and a multinational education, and has worked in industry and with Crown regulators. Tim enjoys exploring city and country alike. He helps OrbMB simplify and communicate the complexities of mathematics logic and data science.
Daniel Pezely has designed, built and coordinated robust software systems’ deployment since 1990. His career spans Main Street, Wall Street, Silicon Valley and now in Vancouver, Canada. Specializations include near real-time systems programming, large scale distributed systems, and integrating with diverse components such as involving Graph Theory and Natural Language Processing. Daniel enjoys family life in Vancouver’s West End.
Principal industrial designer at Toronto’s designforce.ca consultancy, Scott Grant brings over 25 years of design engineering insight and manufacturing business owner experience to OrbMB. He was our founder’s senior year professional advisor at industrial design school. Mr. Grant’s experience ranges from consumer goods and medical technologies to ruggedized military gear. He is a Board Member of ACIDO, and has been instrumental in the development of Industrial Design standards for Canada. Outside of work, he enjoys spending time with family, skiing, and the cottage. Scott Grant is an investor in OrbMB Technologies Corp.
Gordian Knot slicer, serial entrepreneur, spatial thinker, autodidact, polymath, synesthscientist. David Huer develops practical solutions to extraordinarily complex ‘first principles’ problems, using an unusual ability to sort through vast constellations of clues.
David has over 20 years of operations and community volunteering leadership experience, with much of his focus being to bootstrap private enterprise startups with social impact. OrbMB is a for-profit corporation.
David Huer has an Hons BA History/Politics (law/gov), Hons Dipl.Tech Industrial Design (product design/manufacturing), BCommerce (finance), and Front-End Web Design (for product management). He enjoys whitewater kayaking, caving, hiking, gym, cycling and when not running a startup blogs about map/history sleuthing. This is David’s eighth startup. He has been an employee in two other startups, coaches new founders, and is an investor in OrbMB Technologies Corp.
“Helping one person might not change the world, but it could change the world for one person.” Domingo’s personal motto is all about serving everyone, one person at a time. He is the consumate customer acquisition specialist with 25+ years of accomplished full-cycle sales & marketing achievements in private trade strategies, environmental technologies, energy-saving solutions, and crypto & blockchain sectors. Outside of work, Domingo volunteers through sports to help kids reach their potential. We’re blessed to have him at OrbMB.
For the last 15 years, Francis has been deeply involved in web technologies, with a particular focus on eCommerce. His experience with the web ranges from software development to sales, including 10+ years of agency ownership. He has contributed to several early stage startups in fintec, art, and education. He brings an unusual yet practical world view to all things he is involved with.
Hailing from Brazil, Tito has spent ten years pursuing the dream of making films. After graduating from Film Production at University of São Paulo he moved to Vancouver, Canada to study Visual Effects. Tito is a tech guy, passionate for sci-fi narratives and with a sharp look for the visual aspect of a story. His work has been featured in several film festivals around the the world and on-line – most recently with the team creating The Age of A.I. narrated by Robert Downey Jr.. Tito speaks two languages and brings a deeply lived sense of visual storytelling to OrbMB.